The East Asiatic Co.
m/v SELANDIA (II)
|Off.no / IMO: ? / ?||Build: 1938||Shipyard: A/S Nakskov Skibsvaerft, Nakskov, Denmark. # 86|
|Dwt: 8.400||Grt: 8.454||Nrt: 4.975|
|Speed: 16 knots||Dim: 137,87 x 19,23 x ? m. Draft: 7.693 m.|
|Oct. 1938: Delivered to The East Asiatic Co. Ltd. A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark as
17/4 1940: Seized by the French in Saigon, put under French flag named SELANDIA.
8/8 1940: Seized by South-Africa, put under South-Africa flag named SELANDIA.
31/1 1946: Returned to The East Asiatic Co. Ltd, named SELANDIA.
6/12 1949: Collided in Oslo-fjord when on a voyage Oslo-Copenhagen, with Norwegian s/s KONG SIGURD which sank, all on board saved.
7/6 1953: Had fire in hold 1 when in Penang, fire extinguised 8/6.
1962: Sold to Cantiere di Portovenere, Genova, Italy to be broken up.